Dudhkoshi Hydro-electric project is proposed to be taken up for construction from August, 2016 subject to completion of power purchase agreement and financial closure to satisfactorily comply with project planning.
The first unit is proposed to be commissioned in October 2021,second in November, 2021 and the third unit in December, 2021. Before taking up construction activities, it is necessary to complete infrastructure facilities in general and approach roads in particular. A period of about 6 months has been provided for infrastructure facilities. It is expected to complete the approach road to barrage site by the end of December, 2017. The work on the Access tunnel to powerhouse is scheduled to be started in February, 2018.